Severe thunderstorm warnings issued for Middle TN counties
NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -
The Storm Prediction Center has placed southeastern Middle Tennessee in an elevated risk area for severe weather this afternoon and evening. Concerns are large hail, damaging straight-line thunderstorm winds and torrential downpours.
Severe thunderstorm warnings were issued for Rutherford County, Cannon County, DeKalb County, and Wilson County Sunday afternoon.
The warnings are in effect until 4:45 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.
A severe thunderstorm warning for Coffee County goes until 4:30 p.m.
The main concerns are hail and damaging winds.
Flooding was also reported in Cumberland County, according to NWS officials.
Emergency crews said several roads were flooded and at least two homes were flooded in Crossville.
In Cannon County, Stones River Road is closed due to flash flooding.
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